Updated Jan 7, 2013
Located just north of the nearest Trans-Canada Highway on-ramp, the Comfort Inn South Shore is geared towards travellers who require an economical hotel close to highway access or downtown Montreal (about a 20-minute drive).
This hotel has 100 air-conditioned guest rooms, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, a hair dryer, and an iron and ironing board. Queen rooms offer a separate living area with a sofabed. The hotel offers copy and fax services as well as free parking. Pets are not permitted, and the hotel is wheelchair accessible.
A complimentary continental breakfast is offered daily to all guests, while other nearby restaurants include Cora's (a 3-minute walk) and Casey's (roughly a 10-minute walk southeast of the hotel).
The Comfort Inn South Shore is roughly a 4-minute walk from the Boucherville Golf Club, while shopping is available at Centre D'Achats/Beauward (about a 5-minute drive northeast of the hotel). Downtown Montreal and Concordia University can both be found 25 minutes southwest by car, while Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is about a 30-minute drive southwestward. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)Verified with a front desk agent on January 6, 2013: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, and wheelchair accessible.
The majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive with praise going to the hotel's location, staff, and rooms.
Many reviewers were pleased with the hotel's location. It was found to be close to highway access, downtown and old Montreal, shopping, restaurants, and Jean Drapeau Park.
The hotel's customer service was a source of several compliments by guests. They staff were characterized as pleasant, helpful, and able to assist guests in both English and French.
Several lodgers were pleased with the accommodations at the hotel. They described their rooms as clean, well-maintained and quiet, with comfortable beds and good water pressure. It should be mentioned however, that a few guests found the Wi-Fi signal to be slow.
While most of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive there were a couple of common complaints among them, which included the complimentary breakfast and poor visibility.
The hotel's included breakfast was a source of disappointment for some guests. These reviewers reported a poor selection of food, (one guest described one choice of cold cereal and mini-muffins only being served) and also found the breakfast room to be too small to accommodate the amount of patrons eating.
A few reviewers had difficulty finding the hotel, especially at night. These lodgers found there was not enough signage along the way to help them navigate to the hotel.
guest reviews rated the hotel 8.3 out of 10 from 62 reviews.TripAdvisor.com
guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 out of 3 Boucherville hotels from 19 reviews.
Verified with a front desk agent on January 6, 2013: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, and wheelchair accessible.